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All it took was a few words. “I’ll buy one of your newspapers.” The man turned towards me, surprised. But the surprise quickly faded. “Oh,” he said, “You must be a student at Rhodes.” The man was standing near Main Street in Memphis, Tenn., working as a newspaper vendor for The Bridge. The Bridge,...

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In my column two weeks ago, I wrote on the inadequacies of the United States Congress — its slow pace, its arrogance and its interesting work schedule....

The Daily Mississippian writes about the Associated Student Body – a lot. As a student newspaper, our job is to hold our student government accountable,...

As I sat quietly in my room contemplating my life and my existence it hit me. In physiology, we have learned about why regulating homeostasis (tendency...

This week, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Secretary Sergei Lavrov announced a joint plan for the destruction of the Syrian chemical...

Vladimir Putin: president of Russia, president of a country with a GDP of roughly 12 percent of America, president of a country teetering on totalitarianism...

I try to give Republicans the benefit of the doubt. Sometimes I try to believe that maybe — just maybe — congressional Republicans will rise above...

While we were all wasting away at home this summer waiting to tumble back into Oxford for our livers to waste away, too, The New York Times published an...

I am notorious when it comes to losing or breaking sunglasses. It seems that I am in need of a new pair every other month. Each time I try on a plethora...